Where once presidents slept, you can now spend the night … and for free! Where’s that? Well, in Graz! In the 4-star superior Parkhotel.
hotelier Philipp Florian has changed due to the Corona lockdowns to a very unusual action decided: on the weekend of Pentecost he decided to give his entire hotel away to Graz tourists.
Strong action with an even stronger message
Tourism is severely affected by the corona crisis and the associated consequences. In order to boost this again, Florian has come up with something special: On the Facebook site he is giving away all his luxurious gifts for the Pentecost weekend, i.e. from May 29th to 31st 68 rooms and suites to Graz tourists.
This offer also includes the Clock tower suitethat in Over 450 years of history of the house already from Presidents and international stars was inhabited.
You can take part in the raffle either via Facebook or, if you do not have an account, via email. With the subject “Pentecost in Graz” at “[email protected]“.
Getting tourism and the hotel industry rolling
It is not Florian’s intention Price dumping to operate the special class, but especially on the precarious situation Austrian hoteliers, but also to draw general attention to tourism. “When I take a look at the reservation book, I see almost exclusively blank pages. In order to keep tourism alive in Austria, it will take a societal and above all a political effort“Says Florian.
Goodbye to Lignano weekend or Lighthouse Festival
Corona-related events occur on Pentecost weekends numerous cancellations and postponements in terms of travel and leisure activities. This is what happened in Croatia that weekend Lighthouse festival postponed to September. And in a healthy, corona-free world, thousands of party-goers from Austria would be there Lignano seaside resort made a pilgrimage to spend the Pentecost weekend there.
Such a weekend in a luxury hotel where actors are already Karl Markovics, Film director Michael Haneke or our current Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen have spent the night there is a welcome alternative. Participation is worthwhile in any case.
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